Computer Science Schools
In Jackson, Mississippi

There is only one computer science school in Jackson for faculty to choose from. The trends in Jackson's computer science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes computer science training at the computer science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Computer Science Employment

Jackson 650
Mississippi 5,520

Exactly 650 of Mississippi's 1,970 computer science professionals work in Jackson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jackson, there has been a 70% decline in the number of computer science professionals. As the employment for computer science professionals in Jackson has decreased, overall employment in Jackson has increased.

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Computer Science employment growth

5,810 5,820 6,180 5,990 1,970
2,200 2,160 2,160 2,150 650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Jackson

Computer Science VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$49,814 $52,294 $54,112 $55,624 $58,333
$33,840 $34,990 $36,240 $36,600 $36,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Science in Jackson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jackson

As the number of computer science professionals in Jackson has shrunk, salaries for computer science professionals have increased. Jackson computer science professionals made $58,333 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, computer science professionals in Jackson made an average salary of $49,814 per year. The growth in the salary of computer science professionals in Jackson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer science professionals in Jackson

10th percentile
$34,390
25th percentile
$43,007
50th percentile
$55,193
75th percentile
$72,627
90th percentile
$88,333

Computer science professionals in Jackson earn a median salary of $55,193 per year. The difference in pay between the computer science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 157%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,390 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,333 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer science professionals and related professions in Jackson

Computer Programming
$54,850
Computer Science
$58,333
Computer Engineering
$69,970
Information Technology
$76,775
Information Systems
$83,580

On average computer science professional salaries in Jackson are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Computer Science schools in Jackson

1

Many of Jackson's computer science professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer science school in the city.

Computer Science Programs Offered In Jackson

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0
bachelor
1
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Certificate
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Total1

Jackson's computer science school offers one computer science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Computer Science Degrees In Jackson

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0
bachelor
3
master
0
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0
Certificate
0
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students completed computer science courses.

Computer Science Faculty Salaries in Jackson, Mississippi

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